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Will Smith Would Not Have Been Able to Slap a White Person Without Immediate Consequences

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If Smith had slapped a white comedian, like Steve Martin or Sarah Silverman, he would have been hauled off the stage and escorted out of the Dolby theater. Physically if need be. He would have still won the Oscar, but the academy wouldn’t have allowed him to give an acceptance speech, and the audience wouldn’t have been subjected to the…

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Jessica Lynn

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